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Starbucks to Build Off the Success of Its Blonde Roast

2013-01-08 Starbucks Coffee Company aims to grow share of the 40 percent of U.S.

Starbucks Set to Open in Vietnam for First Time

2013-01-04 Starbucks Coffee Company announced the expansion of its long-term relationship with Hong Kong Maxim’s Group to now operate Starbucks stores in Vietnam...

Starbucks Gets Hearty with New Oatmeal Option

2013-01-02 Just in time for New Year’s resolutions, Starbucks will launch a nutrition-packed start to the day with the new Starbucks Hearty Blueberry Oatmeal.

HMSHost Unveils Starbucks Evenings at Dulles Airport

2012-12-20 Global restaurateur HMSHost celebrated the grand opening of the very first airport location for Starbucks’ latest concept, Starbucks Evenings, at Wash...

Cardfree Launches Integrated Mobile Merchant Platform

2012-12-10 Cardfree announced the launch of its company and introduced the first fully integrated mobile merchant platform, enabling companies to drive increment...

Starbucks Unveils Accelerated Global Growth Plans

2012-12-05 Starbucks reaffirms its leadership position and growth agenda across its global retail, emerging brands, and CPG channels at its biennial Investor Con...

HMSHost Unveils New Local Cuisine and More at SLC Airport

2012-11-16 HMSHost and Salt Lake City International Airport celebrates the grand opening of 13 new restaurants highlighting local and national favorites.

Starbucks Announces Agreement to Acquire Teavana

2012-11-14 Furthering its commitment to innovate and transform the tea industry and enhance the consumer tea experience in the U.S.

Starbucks Breaks Coffee Ground in India

2012-10-23 Tata Starbucks Limited, the 50/50 joint venture between Starbucks Coffee Company and Tata Global Beverages Limited, opened the doors to the first Star...

Starbucks Hosts 2012 Global Leadership Conference

2012-10-06 Starbucks Coffee Company kicked-off its three-day Global Leadership Conference in Houston, where the company will inspire nearly 10,000 store managers...